Rose Quartz Crystal Healing Properties & Meaning

Summary of
Rose Quartz Properties:


  1. A Form of Quartz Crystal Containing Trace Amounts of Titanium, Iron, or Manganese, in the material.
  2. Can Have Both Clear and Opaque Sections
  3. Colors Can Range from Light pink to Dark Pink
  4. Color Depends on the Amount of other Elements


  1. An Important Crystal for Love & Friendship
  2. Helps Cleanse the Body of Negative Energies
  3. Heals The Heart Chakra
  4. Promotes Self-Love & Acceptance Needed for Healthy Relationships
Rose Quartz: the Crystal of Love & Friendship

The energy of Rose Quartz is soothing, calming and loving. It is the stone of universal love and divine love, it's vibration helps us to open up to receive more unconditional love into our lives. We can use Rose Quartz to attract more love and affection into our lives, it will help us to open up to new connections with people in our lives, attracting people who want to share their loving energy with us.

Imagine: An energy of unconditional love and affection washing all over your body. A soothing & calming energy that helps one to learn from past experiences, move forward into a better future, while letting go of unhealthy patterns or behaviors. In ancient times people believed rose quartz to be the stone of love and a symbol of eternal devotion. Rose quartz has been used for centuries to calm anger, find trust, enhance self-love and compassion.

Metaphysical Properties Rose Quartz Teardrop

Rose Quartz is a member of the quartz family that has trace amounts of titanium, iron, or manganese, in the material. It has been a prized possession in ancient civilizations such as Greece and Egypt.

Ancient Lore
In ancient times rose quartz was used by royalty and was the stone of choice for a number of Egyptian pharaohs, including Cleopatra. It was set in gold or surrounded with gold leaf to make it more appealing. Some tomb inscriptions were engraved on rose quartz tablets and some amulets featured rose quartz charms as well as carvings of scarabs. The Greeks believed that rose quartz was able to restore, renew, and recharge love. in Greek mythology, rose quartz appeared in stories where gods and goddesses like Cupid, Adonis, Aphrodite, and Eros.

Metaphysical Summary
Rose Quartz is the stone of unconditional love and compassion. This crystal works on the heart chakra, which is the energy center in our body that allows us to feel unconditional love. We can use Rose Quartz Crystal heart chakra healing to attract more love and affection into our lives. The stone will help us to open up to new connections with people in our lives, attracting people who want to share their loving energy with us. It can also help inspire joy in our lives by bringing more balance to our daily routine.

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Scientific Properties of Rose Quartz

Phantom Rose Quartz Crystal
Rose Quartz Palm Stone


Rose Quartz is the name given to Quartz crystals that contain trace amounts of titanium, iron, or manganese, in the material creating a pink color. Quartz crystals are types of silicon dioxide that have distinctive cleavage and formation. They range in color from colorless to pink, red, or purple.

Macrocrystalline Quartz. Quartz is one of the most common minerals found in the Earth's crust and comes in many varieties like Rose quartz.

Mohs Hardness
7 with a Trigonal crystal structure.

Color Range
The color can range from a pale pink to a very dark pink and is generally opaque.

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Magical Properties of Rose Quartz

Energy: Receptive
Element: Earth & Water
Planet: Venus & Moon
Freyr & Aphrodite
Powers: Love
Candle Color: Pink

Used in rituals and spells associated with love. To attract love, wear a heart-shaped rose quartz. Magically rose quartz is used to promote peace, happiness, and fidelity in established relationships.

Rose quartz is an excellent calming stone for children. If you purchase one for a child though, please be careful with your choice as children tend to place things in their mouths. Simply handling the stone can have a calming effect, in addition to adding a vibration of warmth and security.

Wear or carry rose quartz when you are feeling despondent and need to feel loved and deeply cared for, it is an excellent stone for that. It’s also quite more effective on the psyche than chicken soup when you are feeling ill.

Rose Quartz Crystal

Zodiac/Astrological Properties

Zodiac Stone of: Cancer

Associations: Venus

Birthstone: Not a Birthstone for any month


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Chakra Gemstone Properties

Rose quartz is associated with the 4th, Heart Chakra. It is a comforting and healing crystal, assisting one to forgive others as well as oneself.

As a teaching stone Rose Quartz helps one to understand that love for oneself must be present before one can truly love another. Working with the Heart Chakra, Rose Quartz should help break up old memories that may be blocking one’s energy.

Rose Quartz Quartz Flame

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Examples of Rose Quartz
More Facts & Properties of Rose Quartz

Rose Quartz Crystals encourage feelings of self-confidence, happiness, and unconditional love & affection. Some believers say Rose Quartz crystals have the ability to bring luck & prosperity into your life. They are also said to assist in setting goals, and encourage reaching those goals. Rose Quartz can aid in clearing up your aura after a psychic attack or energy draining situation. It is believed that Rose Quartz quartz crystals can also help you develop more compassion for yourself and others. Rose Quartz Crystals are also used in healing, and meditating. It encourages one's self-love, and inner peace & stillness. They are believed to help us accept our flaws as part of our identity. Rose quartz crystals promote forgiveness for ourselves and others. They encourage love by releasing fears around being hurt or abandoned again.

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Rose Quartz FAQs

What is Rose quartz?

Rose Quartz is the name given to Quartz crystals that contain trace amounts of titanium, iron, or manganese, in the material creating a pink color. They range in color from colorless to pink, red, or purple.


Where is Rose quartz found?

Rose quartz is found in abundance in many deposits throughout the world. Much of the rose quartz that is sold today is produced in Brazil, South Africa, India, Namibia, Mozambique, Sri Lanka, and Madagascar.


How Does Rose Quartz Form?

Most quartz forms in either igneous rocks or environments with geothermal waters. In igneous rocks, quartz forms as magma cools. Like water turning into ice, silicon dioxide will crystallize as it cools. Slow cooling generally allows the crystals to grow larger. The color is created by trace amounts of titanium, iron, or manganese mixing the silicon dioxide."


Which color tone is best when choosing Rose quartz?

This gem can be found in different shades of pink, red or even purple with the darker pink hues being the most desirable.


Where should I put/place my Rose quartz?

The energy of Rose quartz is closely associated with the heart chakra. So it does well when placed near the heart. According to Feng Shui, rose quartz in the southwest direction of the bedroom is best as this direction is ideal as it represents romance, love and marriage. Place two pieces of rose quartz in the southwest section of your bedroom to invite happy energies which will help stabilize and grow the existing bond. It is also recommended to put your Rose quartz in a place that does not get direct sunlight, as this can cause fading.


Is Rose quartz dangerous?

No Rose quartz, like all common quartz, is not dangerous to handle or wear.


What chakra is Rose quartz?

Rose quartz is most closely related to the Heart Chakra. Although it has positive effects on all 7 chakras.